Canada at major beauty pageants

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This is a list of Canada's official representatives and their placements at the Big Four international beauty pageants, considered the most important in the world.

Hundreds of beauty pageants are conducted yearly, but the Big Four are considered the most prestigious,[1] widely covered and broadcast by media.[2] The Wall Street Journal,[3] BBC News,[4] CNN,[5] Xinhua News Agency,[6] and global news agencies such as Reuters[7] and Agence France-Presse[8][9] collectively refer to the four major pageants as "Big Four" namely: Miss Universe, Miss World, Miss International and Miss Earth.[10][11][12]

The country has won three victories:

  • Two — Miss Universe crowns (1982 • 2005)
  • One — Miss Earth crown (2007)

Canada's Big Four titleholders[edit]

Color Key
  •      Miss Universe winner
  •      Miss World winner
  •      Miss International winner
  •      Miss Earth winner
  •      Ended as Runner-up
  •      Ended as one of the Finalists, Semi-finalists or Quarter-finalists
Year MISS UNIVERSE MISS WORLD MISS INTERNATIONAL MISS EARTH
2021 TBA Svetlana Mamaeva
TBA
Tamara Jemuović
TBA
Laura Pastor
TBA
2020 Nova Stevens ↑ No Pageant Held Denise Gloren Guelos
2019 Alyssa Boston Naomi Colford Megha Sandhu Mattea Henderson
2018 Marta Stępień
Top 10
Hanna Begović Camila González Jaime Vandenberg
(Withdrew)
2017 Lauren Howe
Top 10
Cynthia Menard Marta Stępień Jacqueline Marsh
2016 Siera Bearchell
Top 9
Anastasia Lin Amber Bernachi
Top 15
Tamara Jemuović
2015 Paola Núñez × Kathryn Kohut Tatiana Maranhão
2014 Chanel Beckenlehner Annora Bourgeault Kesiah Papasin Cynthia Loewen
2013 Riza Santos Camille Munro
Top 20
Sarah Ainsley Harrison Sofiya Chorniy
2012 Adwoa Yamoah Tara Teng Marta Jabłońska Valerie Remillard
2011 Chelsae Durocher Riza Santos
Top 31
× Ashlea Moor
2010 Elena Semikina Denise Garrido
Top 25
Katie Starke Summer Ross
2009 Mariana Valente Lena Ma
Top 7
Chanel Beckenlehner
Top 15
Lateesha Ector
2008 Samantha Tajik Leah Ryerse Elena Semikina Denise Garrido
2007 Inga Skaya Sara Ghulam Justine Stewart Jessica Trisko
WINNER
2006 Alice Panikian
Top 10
Malgosia Majewska
Top 17
Emily Kiss Riza Santos
2005 Natalie Glebova
WINNER
Ramona Amiri
Top 15
Micaela Smith Katherine McClure
2004 Venessa Fisher Tijana Arnautović Adelynn Cupino Tanya Munizaga
2003 Leanne Cecile
Top 10
Nazanin Afshin
1st Runner-Up
Katarzyna Dziedzic Brooke Johnston
2002 Neelam Verma
Top 10
Lyndsey Bennett Alicia Altares Melanie Bennett
2001 Cristina Remond Tara Hall Shauna Olechów Michelle Weswaldi
2000 Kim Yee
Top 5
Christine Cho Angeliki Lakouras
Top 15
↑ No Pageant Held
(established in 2001 in Manila, Philippines.)
1999 Shannon McArthur Mireille Eid x
1998 Juliana Thiessen Leanne Baird ×
1997 Carmen Kempt Keri-Lynn Power ×
1996 Renette Crúz Michelle Weswaldi ×
1995 Lana Buchberger
2nd Runner-Up
Alissa Lehinki ×
1994 Susanne Rothfos Shawna Roberts ×
1993 Nancy Elder Tanya Lynn ×
1992 Nicole Dunsdon Nina Khilji Lara Thornton
1991 Leslie McLaren x Robin Nardi
1990 Robin Ouzunoff Natasha Palewandrem Lee Ann Bruce
1989 Juliette Powell Leanne Caputo
1st Runner-Up
Linda Farrell
1988 Mary-Melinda Gillies Morgan Fox Katherine Stayshyn
1987 Tina Simpson Tracey Westerholm Julie McDonald
1986 Renee Newhouse Wynne Kroontje Irene Vermuelen
1985 Karen Tilley
Top 10
Michelle Tambling Jennifer Bruno
1984 Cynthia Kereluk Constance Fitzpatrick
1st Runner-Up
Terry Bailey
1983 Jodi Rutledge Katharine Durish Starr Andreeff
1982 Karen Baldwin
WINNER
Jody Jensen Laura Ciancolo
1981 Dominique Dufour
1st Runner-Up
Earla Stewart
Top 15
Carol Donlon
1980 Teresa MacKay
Top 12
Annette Labrecque Marie Rinaz
1979 Heidi Quiring Catherine Mackintosh Karen Vanderwoude
1978 Andrea Eng Brigitte Hoffmann Kimberly Allan
1977 Pamela Mercer Marianne McKeen Jacki Dreher
1976 Normande Jacques Pamela Mercer Lynn Hore
1975 Sandra Campbell Normande Jacques Normande Jacques
1974 Deborah Tone Sandra Campbell Sandra Campbell
1973 Deborah Ducharme Deborah Ducharme Nancy Henderson
1972 Bonny Brady Bonny Brady Bonny Brady
1971 Lana Drouillard Lana Drouillard Norma Hickey
Top 15
1970 Norma Hickey Norma Hickey Jacquie Perrin
1969 Jacquie Perrin Jacquie Perrin Nancy Wilson
1968 Nancy Wilson
Top 15
Nancy Wilson Patricia Lane
1967 Donna Barker Donna Barker
Top 15
Marjorie Schofield
1966 Marjorie Schofield Diane Coulter
Top 15
↑ No Pageant Held
1965 Carol Tidey
Top 15
Carol Tidey
Top 7
Mary Lou Farrell
1964 Mary Lou Farrell Mary Lou Farrell Jane Kmita
1963 Jane Kmita Jane Kmita Marlene Leeson
1962 Marilyn McFatridge
Top 15
Marlene Leeson Susan Peters
1961 Wilda Reynolds × Edna McVicar
3rd Runner-Up
1960 Edna McVicar Danica d'Hondt
Top 18
Margaret Powell
1959 Eileen Butter Huguette Demers ↑ No Pageant Held
(established in 1960 in California, United States and then it was transferred in 1968 in Tokyo, Japan.)
1958 Eileen Conroy Marilyn Keddie
1957 Gloria Noakes
Top 15
Judith Welch
1956 Elaine Bishenden ↑ No Pageant Held
(established in 1951 in London, United Kingdom. Canada send their first delegate in 1957.)
1955 Cathy Diggles
Top 15
1954 Joyce Landry
1953 Thelma Brewis
Top 16
1952 Ruth Carrier
1951 ↑ No Pageant Held
(established in 1952 in California, United States and then it was transferred in 1960 in Florida, United States.)


× Did not compete
No pageant held

Pageant Placements Best result
Miss Universe 19 Winner Star*.svg (1982 • 2005)
Miss World 14 1st Runner-Up (1984, 1989, 2003)
Miss International 5 3rd Runner-Up (1961)
Miss Earth 1 Winner Star*.svg (2007)
Total 39 3 TITLES

References[edit]

  1. Ornos, Riza (30 September 2013). "Philippines, Brazil And Venezuela: Three Countries To Win The Big Four International Beauty Pageants". International Business Times. Retrieved 4 February 2019.
  2. Kanja, Kirstin (20 December 2019). "Beauty with a purpose: What it means to be Miss World, Miss Universe". Standard Media. Retrieved 26 April 2020.
  3. Jun, Kwanwoo (2003-12-03). "Lost in Storm's Debris: A Beauty Pageant". The Wall Street Journal. Retrieved 2016-09-11.
  4. Amee, Enriquez (2 February 2014). "Philippines: How to make a beauty queen". BBC News. Retrieved 10 November 2015.
  5. Cabato, Regine (27 January 2017). "How a country hosts a Miss Universe pageant". CNN. Retrieved 31 December 2018.
  6. News, China (3 November 2018). "Myanmar's beauty queen to take part in Miss World pageant 2018 in China". Xinhua News Agency. Retrieved 30 December 2018.
  7. News, Reuters (13 December 2013). "The Philippines earns another crown". Reuters. Archived from the original on 22 December 2015. Retrieved 14 December 2015. Unknown parameter |url-status= ignored (help)
  8. Joel, Guinto (13 March 2015). "PH Cinderellas 'duck walk' to world stage". Philippine Daily Inquirer. Agence France-Presse. Retrieved 10 November 2015.
  9. Joel, Guinto (12 March 2015). "In beauty pageants, Philippines' modern day Cinderellas seize world stage". GMA News Online. Agence France-Presse. Retrieved 10 November 2015.
  10. Vietnam, News (2008-10-08). "Những scandal của Miss World". Vietnam Express. Archived from the original on November 17, 2015. Retrieved 2016-09-11. Unknown parameter |url-status= ignored (help)
  11. Ibrahim, Lynda (2013-09-13). "The misses and missuses of the world". The Jakarta Post. Retrieved 2016-09-11.
  12. Lowe, Aya (2016-01-25). "Philippines' Miss Universe returns home, ignites dreams". Channel NewsAsia. Retrieved 2016-09-11.

See also[edit]

  • Miss Universe Canada
  • Miss World Canada
  • Miss Earth Canada
  • Miss Dominion of Canada
  • Miss Canada


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